Novato Garden Project: Aiming to Restore Marin County Wetlands

By Lauren Gerber on
There is a 50-acre former military base in Novato, Marin, an upscale neighborhood just north of San Francisco, know for its vast mountainsides and proximity to Napa Valley. The once-military base now consists of an abandoned dump, a dilapidated shed littered with broken glass bottles, a mess of overgrown weeds, and ammo bunkers covered with graffiti. It’s something of a tragedy because the land has all the necessary components to be a thriving wetland, and once was just that. This area of...Read Full Story